Discover the world of expression that only wind instruments can offer with EWI USB. EWI USB is an electronic wind instrument for musicians looking for an easy-to-play, easy-to-use controller. Akai Professional's decades of experience in wind and electronic music instruments are rolled into our most user friendly and most affordable EWI ever.
PROFESSIONAL PERFORMANCEEWIs are the only choice for serious wind players looking to make music electronically. While EWI USB is easy and fun to use, it's also powerful, flexible, and most importantly reliable enough for use on stage and in the studio by professional musicians. COMPUTER CONTROLEWI USB is the most flexible EWI because it harnesses your computer to generate its sounds. Its USB interface means that all you need is nearly any Mac or PC and the included EWI USB software, and you're ready to practice, perform, create, and record with a full collection of wind instrument sounds. Aria Player software was produced specifically for use with EWI USB, providing wind players with an unprecedented level of expressive control.LARGE SOUND PALETTEYou get over 75 different orchestral, concert band, jazz band, and synthesizer sound sets expertly recorded and programmed by Garritan, renowned for its ultra-realistic instrument sound libraries. MULTI MODEEWI USB offers multiple fingering modes including sax, traditional EWI, flute, oboe, and EVI (brass), so whether you're just starting out as a woodwind student or an old pro wind player, you'll find EWI USB easy to play. EWI USB is designed for you to spend your time playing music; not learning technology.Features• Electronic wind instrument controller• Easy to play, easy to use, and easy to own• Powerful, flexible, and reliable• Plug-and-play USB connection to Mac or PC• Custom Garritan Aria Player software, contains wind instrument sounds • Multiple fingering modes: sax, traditional EWI, flute, oboe, and EVI brass• Expandable sound palette• Removable, dishwasher-safe mouthpiece Includes• EWI USB wind instrument• Neck strap• Cleaning cloth• USB cable• Software DVD• Quick start guide• Safety instructionsMinimum system requirements• Mac: OSX• PC: Windows XP or Vista• USB port